Cristiano ronaldo Short Biography
Cristiano Ronaldo's full name is Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro.He was born on 5 February 1985.
Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a right winger or striker for Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid and is the captain of the Portuguese national team.He previously played for manchester united and bagged several individual awards from where he was transfered as most expensive player in football history in a transfer deal worth £80 million (€94m, US$132m).
Record Breaking career
Ronaldo is the highest paid footballer as well with £11 million per year over the following six years and values him at €1 billion as per his buyout clause.On 15 May 2011, Ronaldo became the highest goalscorer in a season in the history of Real Madrid with 51 goals, surpassing the club's previous high of 49 by Ferenc Puskás, and later finished the season with a total of 53 goals, making him the first Real Madrid player to ever reach as well as surpass 50 goals in a season. Ronaldo also broke the record of most goals ever scored in a season in La Liga with 40, surpassing Telmo Zarra's mark established in 1951 and Hugo Sanchez's mark matched in 1990, Ronaldo also broke Zarra's record of most goals per minute, with a goal scored every 70.7 minutes.During his career at Manchester United,he also had a record of 42 goals in a single season.
Awards and Honours
PFA awards(4 times)
FWA awards(4 times)
Best forward and player of the tournament(UEFA Champions League)
European Golden Shoe
Golden Boot award
FIFA World Player of the Year
FIFA Puskás Award
Barclays Player of the Season(2 times) and many more awards.